CityU Newsletter March 2015

CityU’s Online Master’s in Information & Technology Management Rank in Top 50

imageWith a nationally-recognized Technology Institute that offers cutting edge degree programs like the Master of Science in Information Security, City University of Seattle is excited to serve professionals who contribute to the growing field of technology. In recognition of CityU’s technology programs, Top Management Degrees recently ranked CityU in its list of the top 50 online master’s degrees in information and technology management. more

Sean Barnhill, Bachelor of Science in General Studies

imageSean Barnhill, a military officer and father of twin boys, knew online courses would give him the flexibility he needed to complete his bachelor’s degree. As an Officer in the U.S. Coast Guard, Sean heard about CityU at a college fair and decided to pursue a Bachelor of Science in General Studies. In this Q&A he talks about how the versatile degree program taught him a range of skills, from leadership, to marketing, and even a little astronomy. more

Former CityU Professor Honored by Tacoma School District

imageFor more than 30 years, Willie Stewart dedicated himself to the Tacoma school system, and continued to help educators in the area as a field supervisor for CityU. Recognizing his lifetime of commitment and service to Tacoma, the school district recently honored Mr. Stewart by naming the re-engagement center after him. During his tenure as principal of Lincoln High School, Mr. Stewart devoted himself to helping students graduate and realize their full potential – a legacy the Willie Stewart Academy will continue. more

Learning Russian, Italian and Arabic through CityU’s Washington Academy of Languages

imageLearning to speak another language is a challenge. What about learning five languages? Dr. Gloster speaks French, German, Russian, Italian, and Arabic and spent many years studying these languages, most of them through the Washington Academy of Languages. Beginning with French in grammar school, he later learned Russian, Italian and Arabic after he retired from his position as an emergency physician. more

Project Management Networking Mixers – April 1 & 22

imageWhether you’re a project, program or product manager — or want to move into these professions — you’re invited to two networking career mixers happening at CityU. The Puget Sound chapter of the Project Management Institute will host its signature networking event on April 1, and ProLango will hold a Project Management Career Mixer on April 22. Those in the project management community are invited to share best practices, network with hiring companies and form lasting relationships! more
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Former CityU Professor Honored by Tacoma School District

Willie-StewartFor more than 30 years, Willie Stewart dedicated himself to the Tacoma school system, and continued to help educators in the area as a field supervisor for CityU. Recognizing his lifetime of commitment and service to Tacoma, the school district recently honored Mr. Stewart by naming the re-engagement center after him.

During his tenure as principal of Lincoln High School, Mr. Stewart devoted himself to helping students graduate and realize their full potential – a legacy the Willie Stewart Academy will continue. The building is home to a program that assists students who have left high school due to family or job needs, or missing credits to graduate.

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CityU Ranks in Top 50 Online Master’s in Information & Technology Management

best-online-masters-in-IT-Management_Top-Management-DegreesWith a nationally-recognized Technology Institute that offers cutting edge degree programs like the Master’s in Information Security, City University of Seattle is excited to help further professionals who contribute to the growing field of technology. In recognition of CityU’s technology programs,Top Management Degrees recently ranked CityU in its list of the top 50 online master’s degrees in information and technology management.

Through its Technology Institute, CityU offers a Master of Science in Information Security and aMaster of Science in Computer Systems. These programs teach students how to integrate and manage technology in a business environment, and prepare them for today’s tech-focused business world. Alumni with these degrees are suited for positions such as business analyst, information systems manager, and information officer.

CityU is proud to be recognized as a leader in the field of information technology management.

Data for this ranking was compiled by Top Management Degrees from the most recent and publicly available sources, including the U.S. News and World Report.

Student Profile: Sean Barnhill, Bachelor’s in General Studies

Sean-BarnhillSean Barnhill, a military officer and father of twin boys, knew online courses would give him the flexibility he needed to complete his bachelor’s degree. As an Officer in the U.S. Coast Guard, Sean heard about CityU at a college fair and decided to pursue a Bachelor’s in General Studies. In this Q&A he talks about how the versatile degree program taught him a range of skills, from leadership, to marketing, and even a little astronomy.

City University of Seattle (CU): Can you tell us a little more about yourself? What did you do before enrolling at CityU?

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